How to obtain the support you need to be funded to attend JFPS 2020 Virtual, November 13-14, 2020!
You already know the value of attending the Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar (JFPS) – but how do you convince your service/agency for funding and time off to attend?
Communicate the value of attending JFPS 2020 Virtual to your supervisors.
Why is it important to attend?
JFPS is the only event specifically designed to meet the unique needs of federal pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. JFPS provides relevant educational programming to inform attendees about challenges, opportunities, and solutions that can be implemented to improve pharmacy practice and patient care in the federal health care sector.
Increase knowledge and earn CPE credit.
JFPS 2020 Virtual will offer 2 days of dynamic programming and activities with the latest information on a variety of topics
Earn up to 20.5 hours of CPE credit
Virtual Networking opportunities
Video chat rooms to connect with federal pharmacy colleagues and leaders
Learn about new technologies, products, and services in federal pharmacy.
Virtual exposition hall will allow you to visit and meet one-on-one with exhibitors
Presentation theaters provide non-CPE sessions on breakthrough technologies and emerging therapies
Register for as low as $99 for APhA members and $129 for non-members.
JFPS 2020 Virtual will be “live” November 13-14, and registrants will continue to have access to content on-demand for 6 months!
Sample Request Memo.
Use the following sample text to create a request to participate in this exciting virtual event!
“Memorandum For ______________
I am requesting approval to attend the 2-day Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar (JFPS) 2020 Virtual event on November 13-14, 2020.
This completely virtual event will allow me to participate online without the need for travel-related expenses or extended time away from the pharmacy.
JFPS 2020 Virtual offers a unique opportunity to:
Expand my knowledge and give me the tools and resources I need to enhance my performance at [SERVICE/AGENCY] through a variety of interactive educational and training sessions. See the program at https://jfpsmeeting.pharmacist.com/.
Network with fellow [SERVICE/AGENCY] colleagues and make new contacts across federal pharmacy.
Visit the virtual exposition hall for a look at the latest products and services.
The cost to register is $99 for APhA members and $129 for non-members which includes access to all educational content on-demand for 6 months. I strongly believe that JFPS 2020 Virtual is a solid investment for [SERVICE/AGENCY] and our patients.